Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Oral history interview with Sara Glutzman

Oral History | Accession Number: 1994.A.0051.2 | RG Number: RG-50.308.0002

Some video files begin with 10-60 seconds of color bars.

Sara Glutzman (née Fleisher) describes being a member of the Dror Youth movement in Warsaw, Poland before WWII; the German invasion of Poland in 1939 and the bombing of Warsaw, after which many people came to the city from Lodz, Poland; active members of the youth movement, including Yitzchak Katzenelson; going with a group to do agriculture work on a farm outside of Warsaw; returning to Warsaw, where the ghetto was being formed; being sent with the group to Kosuv-Podlaskie (possibly Kosów Lacki); the many illnesses people suffered; going to Częstochowa, Poland and escaping a German action and returning to Warsaw; eventually going to Krakow, Poland; working with Aharon (“Dolek”) Liebeskind and her work in the underground movement; her firend Hela; living in many different places; her alias “Bronislawa Mlotek”; losing contact with the underground movement and living with an older couple until the end of the war; going to Lublin, Poland after the war and find a group of Hashomer Hatzair who had come from Russia; how they comprised the “Breichah” movement; and the importance of remembering the Holocaust.

Interviewee
Sara Glutzman
Date
1987 October 28  (interview)
Language
Hebrew
Extent
2 videocassettes (U-Matic) : sound, color ; 3/4 in..
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, United States Holocaust Memorial Council
Expand all
 
Record last modified: 2018-04-09 11:36:53
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/irn511856